奥克塔维亚·E·巴特勒

    Octavia Estelle Butler是一位美国科幻作家。作为雨果奖和星云奖的多位获奖者,她在1995年成为第一位获得麦克阿瑟奖学金的科幻作家。

奥克塔维亚·E·巴特勒(Octavia E. Butler)名言

If vampires were a separate species, and they were into genetic engineering, what would they engineer for?

如果吸血鬼是一个单独的物种,并且进入了基因工程,那么他们将为之做什么工程?

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And by the way, I wanted to point out that Kindred is not science fiction. You'll note there's no science in it. It's a kind of grim fantasy.

顺便说一句,我想指出的是Kindred不是科幻小说. 您会注意到其中没有科学. 这是一种严峻的幻想.

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I think people really need to think what it's like to have all of society arrayed against you.

我认为人们真的需要思考让整个社会对您不利的感觉.

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I used to give up writing like some people would give up smoking.

我曾经像某些人会戒烟那样放弃写作.

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My race and sex had a great deal more to do with what people believed I could do than with what I actually could do.

我的种族和性别与人们认为我可以做的事情相比,实际上与我可以做的事情更多.

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I don't write about good and evil with this enormous dichotomy. I write about people. I write about people doing the kinds of things that people do.

我不会用这种巨大的二分法来描述善与恶. 我写关于人的事. 我写的是人们在做人们在做的事情.

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Once you grow past Mommy and Daddy coming running when you're hurt, you're really on your own. You're alone, and there's no one to help you.

受伤后,当您长大后离开妈妈和爸爸奔跑时,您就真的可以自己了. 您一个人,没有人可以帮助您.

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People who think about time travel stories sometimes think that going back in time would be fun because you would have all the information you needed to be much more astute than the people there, when the truth is of course you wouldn't.

考虑时间旅行故事的人有时会觉得时光倒流会很有趣,因为您会拥有所需的所有信息,比那里的人更加精明,而事实真相却并非如此.

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